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Watching Your Credit Score is the First Step…

Watching Your Credit Score is the First Step…

We all want a better life – a better house, maybe a bigger car or a greener car,  no credit debt and more.  Here’s an argument that FICO® credit scores have done more to enable the middle class dream... 

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Credit Score Myths

Biggest Credit Score Myths – Lesson #4

Biggest Credit Score Myths – Lesson #4

This lesson focuses on credit score myths. People ask a lot of questions about credit scoring. But, is it because it’s complicated? We think that one thing that makes it appear complicated... 

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myFICO Score Watch with FICO Email Alerts – Review

myFICO Score Watch with FICO Email Alerts – Review

Score Watch is the set-it-and-forget-it credit score product. This product is a subscription service which unlike many monitoring services pushes FICO credit score updates to you in the form of email... 

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Credit Score 101

Credit Score Definition 101 – Lesson #1

Credit Score Definition 101 – Lesson #1

New to Credit Scores? Watch this short overview. In less than 3 minutes, this video will provide you the basics of credit scores. Companies use a credit score to assess your likelihood of paying whether... 

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Removing Public Records From Your Credit File

Removing Public Records From Your Credit File

Removing Public Records from your credit report A few months ago, someone commented that I was wrong about a particular fact about foreclosure proceedings.  I said that they didn’t appear on your credit file if the foreclosure never closed  and the commenter argued that I was incorrect.  It... 

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Higher FICO Scores

Higher FICO Credit Scores – Lesson #6

Higher FICO Credit Scores – Lesson #6

Higher Credit Scores This lesson covers some tips to get a higher FICO credit score and reduce your personal debt. See all the ads on TV that say – “we erase your bad credit” or “we can remove... 

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